The table below looks at the statistics for Elasticsearch skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Elasticsearch over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Elasticsearch
UK
Rank 279 373 464
Rank change year-on-year
+94 +91
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 345 270 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.77% 0.54% 0.28%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.48% 3.17% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 197 90
Median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £583 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £395 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.59% -1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
7703 8507 8832
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.17% 17.02% 17.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4938 5438 5516
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 234 315
Median hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £48.00 £43.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

Elasticsearch
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Elasticsearch as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Elasticsearch Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Elasticsearch
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK.

Elasticsearch Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Elasticsearch
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Elasticsearch Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Elasticsearch
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK.

Elasticsearch Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Elasticsearch
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +110 332 £475 +5.55% 136
London +114 252 £488 +2.63% 79
City of London +14 28 £513 -14.58% 9
South West -20 28 £376 +0.26% 3
South East -2 20 £475 +6.14% 21
Swindon +1 9 £330 -17.50%
Wiltshire -3 9 £330 -17.50%
North West +33 8 £400 - 10
Yorkshire +16 8 £450 - 4
Bristol +5 8 £600 +71.42% 1
Berkshire +13 7 £475 +6.14% 9
South Wales -3 7 £500 +33.33% 1
Wales -9 7 £500 +33.33% 1
Newport -10 7 £500 +31.57% 1
New Malden - 7 - -
Plymouth +10 6 £376 +3.72%
Devon +6 6 £376 +3.72%
South Yorkshire -2 6 £450 -18.18%
Manchester - 6 £400 - 8
Surrey +15 5 £425 +7.59% 5
Scotland +10 5 £365 +37.73% 4
East of England +8 5 £338 - 11
Reading 0 5 £475 +6.14% 1
Sheffield 0 4 £438 -20.45%
West Midlands -14 4 £450 +8.43% 7
North East - 4 £300 - 1
Guildford - 4 £425 - 3
Telford +12 3 £450 +8.43%
Shropshire +10 3 £450 +8.43%
Glasgow +6 3 - -

Elasticsearch
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Elasticsearch also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Elasticsearch.

1 532 (56.42%) Agile Software Development
2 376 (39.87%) Linux
3 372 (39.45%) Java
4 369 (39.13%) Amazon AWS
5 335 (35.52%) DevOps
6 331 (35.10%) Git (software)
7 315 (33.40%) Python
8 284 (30.12%) ELK Stack
9 278 (29.48%) logstash
10 275 (29.16%) Jenkins
11 266 (28.21%) Hadoop
12 262 (27.78%) Kibana
13 259 (27.47%) Docker
14 255 (27.04%) TDD
15 234 (24.81%) PostgreSQL
16 233 (24.71%) JavaScript
17 231 (24.50%) Continuous Integration
18 211 (22.38%) Scrum
19 209 (22.16%) Ansible
20 193 (20.47%) Puppet
21 189 (20.04%) Ruby
22 186 (19.72%) JIRA
23 174 (18.45%) SQL
24 173 (18.35%) Configuration Management
25 167 (17.71%) Scala
26 162 (17.18%) Maven
27 160 (16.97%) AngularJS
28 157 (16.65%) Security Cleared
29 154 (16.33%) BDD
30 144 (15.27%) NoSQL

Elasticsearch
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 143 (15.16%) Apache
2 141 (14.95%) Apache Spark
3 108 (11.45%) Confluence
4 87 (9.23%) Apache Solr
5 80 (8.48%) nginx
6 51 (5.41%) Tomcat
7 21 (2.23%) WebSphere
8 17 (1.80%) IIS
8 17 (1.80%) Jetty
8 17 (1.80%) OpenStack
9 13 (1.38%) Cloud Foundry
9 13 (1.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 12 (1.27%) Drupal
11 10 (1.06%) CMS
12 9 (0.95%) JBoss
13 8 (0.85%) Alfresco
14 6 (0.64%) Apache Pig
15 5 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
16 4 (0.42%) Mule ESB
16 4 (0.42%) SAS
Applications
1 77 (8.17%) HipChat
2 12 (1.27%) MS Excel
3 5 (0.53%) MS Office
3 5 (0.53%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.53%) Pixelmator
4 4 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.42%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.21%) SPSS
6 1 (0.11%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 11 (1.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (0.85%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (0.64%) Magento
4 3 (0.32%) SAP Business One
5 2 (0.21%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 2 (0.21%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 369 (39.13%) Amazon AWS
2 122 (12.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 86 (9.12%) Amazon EC2
4 61 (6.47%) GitHub
5 59 (6.26%) Cloud Computing
6 48 (5.09%) AWS CloudFormation
7 43 (4.56%) Amazon S3
8 35 (3.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 30 (3.18%) PaaS
10 28 (2.97%) Amazon Kinesis
10 28 (2.97%) Amazon SQS
11 15 (1.59%) SaaS
12 14 (1.48%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 13 (1.38%) Google Cloud Platform
14 10 (1.06%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 9 (0.95%) Akamai
15 9 (0.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 9 (0.95%) AWS Lambda
15 9 (0.95%) Google App Engine
16 8 (0.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 108 (11.45%) DNS
2 82 (8.70%) SSH
3 81 (8.59%) OpenLDAP
3 81 (8.59%) OpenVPN
4 49 (5.20%) HTTP
5 41 (4.35%) Firewall
5 41 (4.35%) TCP/IP
6 33 (3.50%) VPN
7 28 (2.97%) Reverse Proxy
8 22 (2.33%) SSL
9 17 (1.80%) IPsec
10 14 (1.48%) Internet
11 11 (1.17%) ICMP
12 10 (1.06%) LDAP
12 10 (1.06%) SNMP
13 7 (0.74%) Multicast
14 6 (0.64%) DHCP
14 6 (0.64%) Kerberos
14 6 (0.64%) NAS
14 6 (0.64%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 266 (28.21%) Hadoop
2 234 (24.81%) PostgreSQL
3 144 (15.27%) MySQL
3 144 (15.27%) NoSQL
4 141 (14.95%) Big Data
5 134 (14.21%) MongoDB
6 74 (7.85%) Apache Hive
7 72 (7.64%) SQL Server
8 68 (7.21%) Redis
9 56 (5.94%) Relational Database
10 47 (4.98%) Apache Cassandra
11 45 (4.77%) Amazon RDS
11 45 (4.77%) HBase
12 35 (3.71%) Oracle Database
13 33 (3.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 31 (3.29%) Sqoop
15 27 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
16 23 (2.44%) Neo4j
17 21 (2.23%) Data Warehouse
18 19 (2.01%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 331 (35.10%) Git (software)
2 275 (29.16%) Jenkins
3 186 (19.72%) JIRA
4 162 (17.18%) Maven
5 131 (13.89%) JUnit
6 92 (9.76%) Ant
7 90 (9.54%) Sonatype Nexus
8 81 (8.59%) SonarQube
9 80 (8.48%) Liquibase
10 77 (8.17%) JIRA Agile
11 68 (7.21%) Bitbucket
11 68 (7.21%) Cucumber
12 49 (5.20%) Selenium
12 49 (5.20%) WebDriver
13 47 (4.98%) Mockito
14 41 (4.35%) Subversion
15 38 (4.03%) TeamCity
16 36 (3.82%) Vagrant
17 29 (3.08%) Jasmine
18 24 (2.55%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 62 (6.57%) Finance
2 27 (2.86%) Banking
3 26 (2.76%) Publishing
4 25 (2.65%) Marketing
5 13 (1.38%) Retail
6 12 (1.27%) Telecoms
7 11 (1.17%) Electronics
7 11 (1.17%) Manufacturing
8 9 (0.95%) Investment Banking
9 8 (0.85%) Games
10 6 (0.64%) Advertising
11 4 (0.42%) Front Office
12 3 (0.32%) Law
13 2 (0.21%) Legal
13 2 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.11%) Automotive
14 1 (0.11%) French Language
14 1 (0.11%) German Language
14 1 (0.11%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 443 (46.98%) Developer
2 155 (16.44%) Java Developer
3 149 (15.80%) DevOps Engineer
4 63 (6.68%) Architect
5 56 (5.94%) Scala Developer
6 55 (5.83%) Senior Developer
7 47 (4.98%) Data Engineer
8 46 (4.88%) Python Developer
9 43 (4.56%) Consultant
10 41 (4.35%) AWS Engineer
11 36 (3.82%) Elasticsearch Developer
11 36 (3.82%) Full Stack Developer
11 36 (3.82%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 33 (3.50%) Java Engineer
12 33 (3.50%) Software Engineer
13 32 (3.39%) Agile Developer
13 32 (3.39%) AWS DevOps
14 31 (3.29%) Administrator
15 30 (3.18%) AWS Developer
16 29 (3.08%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 284 (30.12%) ELK Stack
2 160 (16.97%) AngularJS
3 130 (13.79%) Kafka
4 127 (13.47%) HTML
5 111 (11.77%) Spring
6 110 (11.66%) RESTful
7 107 (11.35%) CSS
8 104 (11.03%) Web Services
9 99 (10.50%) REST
10 91 (9.65%) Node.js
11 85 (9.01%) .NET
12 81 (8.59%) MCollective
13 78 (8.27%) Software Packaging
14 74 (7.85%) JSON
15 71 (7.53%) Django
16 67 (7.10%) RabbitMQ
17 60 (6.36%) HTML5
18 52 (5.51%) J2EE
19 49 (5.20%) Play Framework
20 48 (5.09%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 56 (5.94%) User Experience
2 50 (5.30%) Public Cloud
3 48 (5.09%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (3.71%) Computer Science
5 28 (2.97%) Visualisation
6 18 (1.91%) Data Centre
7 17 (1.80%) Statistics
8 13 (1.38%) Blog
9 12 (1.27%) Mathematics
10 11 (1.17%) Algorithms
10 11 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (1.17%) Management Information System
11 10 (1.06%) PKI
12 9 (0.95%) Virtual Team
13 7 (0.74%) Mobile App
14 5 (0.53%) Data Integration
14 5 (0.53%) Fintech
14 5 (0.53%) Hybrid Cloud
14 5 (0.53%) Video on Demand
14 5 (0.53%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 376 (39.87%) Linux
2 90 (9.54%) CentOS
3 56 (5.94%) Windows
4 50 (5.30%) Unix
5 29 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (1.38%) RancherOS
6 13 (1.38%) VyOS
7 11 (1.17%) Windows Server
8 9 (0.95%) Ubuntu
9 8 (0.85%) Android
9 8 (0.85%) Apple iOS
9 8 (0.85%) Mac OS X
10 7 (0.74%) Amazon Linux
10 7 (0.74%) FreeBSD
10 7 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (0.64%) Debian
11 6 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.32%) SUSE
12 3 (0.32%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 532 (56.42%) Agile Software Development
2 335 (35.52%) DevOps
3 255 (27.04%) TDD
4 231 (24.50%) Continuous Integration
5 211 (22.38%) Scrum
6 173 (18.35%) Configuration Management
7 154 (16.33%) BDD
8 128 (13.57%) Open Source
9 118 (12.51%) Continuous Delivery
10 116 (12.30%) Microservices
11 94 (9.97%) E-Commerce
12 87 (9.23%) Service Management
13 84 (8.91%) MVC
14 79 (8.38%) Identity Management
14 79 (8.38%) Kanban
15 71 (7.53%) OO
15 71 (7.53%) Software Engineering
16 68 (7.21%) Web Development
17 66 (7.00%) Workflow
18 61 (6.47%) Case Management
Programming Languages
1 372 (39.45%) Java
2 315 (33.40%) Python
3 233 (24.71%) JavaScript
4 189 (20.04%) Ruby
5 174 (18.45%) SQL
6 167 (17.71%) Scala
7 104 (11.03%) PHP
8 96 (10.18%) Shell Script
9 57 (6.04%) C#
10 53 (5.62%) Bash Shell
11 46 (4.88%) Go
12 45 (4.77%) R
13 39 (4.14%) Perl
14 21 (2.23%) PowerShell
15 20 (2.12%) XPath
16 15 (1.59%) C++
17 14 (1.48%) TypeScript
18 10 (1.06%) C
19 8 (0.85%) ES6
20 7 (0.74%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 157 (16.65%) Security Cleared
2 134 (14.21%) SC Cleared
3 37 (3.92%) Degree
4 34 (3.61%) CTC Cleared
5 31 (3.29%) BPSS Clearance
6 14 (1.48%) DV Cleared
7 8 (0.85%) PhD
8 6 (0.64%) AWS Certification
8 6 (0.64%) BC Cleared
8 6 (0.64%) ISEB
8 6 (0.64%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.42%) DBS Check
10 2 (0.21%) RHCE
10 2 (0.21%) RHCSA
10 2 (0.21%) Sun Certification
11 1 (0.11%) CCIE
11 1 (0.11%) CCNP
11 1 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.11%) CISSP
11 1 (0.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (2.97%) QA
2 6 (0.64%) WAI
3 5 (0.53%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (0.42%) SLA
5 2 (0.21%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.21%) GCP
6 1 (0.11%) GPG13
6 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.11%) SDET
System Software
1 259 (27.47%) Docker
2 81 (8.59%) Postfix
2 81 (8.59%) Squid
2 81 (8.59%) vCloud
3 34 (3.61%) Apache Flume
4 25 (2.65%) HDFS
5 20 (2.12%) VMware Infrastructure
6 18 (1.91%) Active Directory
7 10 (1.06%) Samba
8 9 (0.95%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 9 (0.95%) Varnish
9 7 (0.74%) Snort
9 7 (0.74%) vSphere
10 6 (0.64%) GlusterFS
11 4 (0.42%) FreeRADIUS
11 4 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
12 3 (0.32%) Ceph
13 1 (0.11%) Gluster
13 1 (0.11%) OpenSSH
13 1 (0.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 278 (29.48%) logstash
2 262 (27.78%) Kibana
3 209 (22.16%) Ansible
4 193 (20.47%) Puppet
5 129 (13.68%) Opscode Chef
6 118 (12.51%) Terraform
7 96 (10.18%) Kubernetes
7 96 (10.18%) ZABBIX
8 82 (8.70%) Rancher
9 39 (4.14%) Nagios
10 35 (3.71%) Consul
11 32 (3.39%) Grafana
12 28 (2.97%) Salt
13 26 (2.76%) Packer
14 21 (2.23%) HAProxy
15 19 (2.01%) Graphite
16 9 (0.95%) rkt
16 9 (0.95%) StatsD
17 8 (0.85%) Mesos
18 7 (0.74%) Icinga
Vendors
1 143 (15.16%) Oracle
2 117 (12.41%) VMware
3 81 (8.59%) Sonatype
4 67 (7.10%) Atlassian
5 46 (4.88%) Splunk
6 44 (4.67%) AppDynamics
7 36 (3.82%) Microsoft
8 35 (3.71%) Zend
9 32 (3.39%) SaltStack
10 28 (2.97%) Red Hat
11 26 (2.76%) Google
12 22 (2.33%) Cloudera
13 19 (2.01%) Rackspace
14 18 (1.91%) SAP
15 17 (1.80%) Teradata
16 13 (1.38%) Vyatta
17 12 (1.27%) IBM
18 10 (1.06%) Cisco
19 9 (0.95%) SolarWinds
20 8 (0.85%) New Relic
Hertfordshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £600 per annum excellent rates, 6 months contract initial
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + 7.5hr working day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Spectrum IT
Rate: £400 - £435 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
World First
Posted: 10 days ago